Tag: Udall

Involved student Holmes to add Queen Alalah candidate to list of activities

Braydee Holmes has immersed herself in many activities at Cowley College. Now the sophomore mass communications major will add to her busy schedule by being one of five finalists for Queen Alalah LXXXVI. Coronation is set for 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27 in the college’s Robert Brown Theatre. Holmes is the […]

Five finalists named for Queen Alalah LXXXVI; coronation set for Oct. 27

After four days of online voting, five women have been selected as Queen Alalah finalists by Cowley College students, faculty, staff and administrators. Queen Alalah LXXXVI will be crowned during the annual Coronation ceremony at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27 at the college’s Brown Center on the Arkansas City campus. The […]

Wichita businessman Brand named to Union State Bank Board of Directors

Eric Kurtz, Union State Bank chief executive officer, recently announced the election of Mike Brand, co-founder of Brand Plumbing and a successful real estate developer, to the Union State Bank Board of Directors. Brand has served on the Union State Bank Advisory Board for the past year and said he […]

College continues tradition of buying steer, donating meat to food banks

WINFIELD — To show continued support for the Cowley County 4-H youth program and community food banks, Cowley College purchased a steer during the Cowley County Fair 4-H/FFA Market Livestock Auction on Aug. 7 at the Winfield Fairgrounds. The 1,140-pound steer was presented by Malorie Depenbusch, a senior-to-be at Udall […]

Udall resident attending K-State awarded $1,000 sheriff’s scholarship

Kinzley Cornwell, of Udall, is a winner of a $1,000 scholarship from the Kansas Sheriffs Association. Cornwell attends Kansas State University. Her application was sponsored by her father, Jessie Cornwell. “The Kansas Sheriffs Association wishes Kinzley our best for her educational future,” states a news release. Each year, the Kansas […]

Back Road Dining restaurant tour in Cowley County kicks off May 6

The fun dining promotion, “Back Road Dining in Cowley County,” is kicking off for the second summer in a row May 6. Once again, the Cowley County Economic Development Partnership (Cowley First) has teamed up with five restaurants in Cowley County to offer a chance to win a $25 dining […]

Legacy Regional Community Foundation scholarship deadline approaches

Area students seeking local scholarships through Legacy Regional Community Foundation have one week left to submit applications. College scholarship applications for Arkansas City, Burden, Sedan, Udall and Winfield high school seniors are available now in the guidance offices of those high schools. The scholarship amounts range from $250 to more […]

EMS removal from ECAB, sub-committee formation raise questions

The Cowley County consolidated 911 dispatch center came under scrutiny during a recent meeting of the City Commission of Arkansas City. After the meeting, Ark City Daily Bytes requested and inspected numerous emails, spinning more than a year and a half, from local government officials in order to verify claims […]

Friction seen in disputes between county, rural fire over call sign, pagers

The Cowley County consolidated 911 dispatch center came under scrutiny during a recent meeting of the City Commission of Arkansas City. After the meeting, Ark City Daily Bytes requested and inspected numerous emails, spinning more than a year and a half, from local government officials in order to verify claims […]

It was fate: Miley’s long road leads to loving forever home

Some things are just meant to be and according to the Bohannons, one of those things was Milano coming into their home. Life isn’t easy for orphaned kittens — veterinarians report mortality rates of anywhere from 15 to 40 percent for kittens up to 12 weeks. Milano, now known as […]